Bishop Thomas Tobin

November 23, 2009 - 6:37 AM
Roman Catholic Bishop Thomas Tobin speaks to a reporter in Riverside, R.I., on Sunday, Nov. 22, 2009. Tobin said Sunday that he asked U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy in a 2007 letter to stop receiving Communion, the central sacrament of the church, because of the congressman's public stance on moral issues. (AP Photo/Josh Reynolds)